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Cui Tao, Jingcheng Du, Yi Cai, Yong Chen. (2015). Trivalent Influenza Vaccine Adverse Event Analysis Based On MedDRA System Organ Classes Using VAERS Data. In I.N. Sarkar et al. (Eds.), MEDINFO 2015: eHealth-enabled Health (p. 1076).

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We studied serious reports following influnza vaccine from VAERS database in year 2011. Our statistical analyses revealed differences of reactions among different age groups and between genders. The results may lead to additional studies to uncover factors contributing to the individual differences in susceptibility to influenza infection.


Influnza vaccine adverse event, MedDRA, VAERS

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Date Posted: 30 June 2017

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